Distance Education: Reaching Across the Spectrum

Author: Angela Guevara

Angela Guevara is an Assistant Professor and Faculty Coordinator for the Adults with Disabilities Program at Santiago Canyon College, Division of Continuing Education. Angela was hired to create a program for individuals with I/DD specializing in employability skills for successful Competitive Integrated Employment and/or students transferring to the credit side of the college looking to earn a certificate or degree. During her time at SCC, she has created an online program that allows students to receive education from any remote location. The Adults with Disabilities’ program won the 2019 Regional Center of Orange County Spotlight Award which is given to people and organizations who advocate in working with people with I/DD and other disabilities.